Incidents

Corridor Route, Scafell Pike – Tue 22nd Feb 2011 – Callout 7 in 2011

Callout from the Police for two lost walkers from the Midlands who had set off from Borrowdale on that morning to climb Scafell Pike via Styhead Pass and the Corridor route and descend via Broad Crag Esk Hause.  A mother in her late 40’s and 23 yr old son had failed to turn up.  The …

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Scafell Pike – Tue 8th Feb 2011 – Callout 6 in 2011 (limited)

A local man had gone for a walk on Scafell Pike but didn’t return home at the expected time, so the police were contacted. Whilst one team member went to investigate the car parks at Wasdale Head the walker turned up safe and well. Incident closed.

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Piers Gill, Scafell Pike – Sat 5th Feb 2011 – Callout 5 in 2011 (limited)

Two walkers from Leeds were descending from Scafell Pike in thick mist looking for the corridor route. They became disorientated around the top of Piers Gill and lost the path. They were located on the Lingmell side of the gill near the wall then walked back down to Brackenclose. Incident closed 10.00 p.m. 7 team …

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